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date: 17 October 2019

Mampuya, Francislocked

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Congolese, 20th century, male.

Painter.

Abstract.

Francis Mampuya paints schematic colourful figures in motion. In 1996, he helped to found the 'Groupe Exhibition Libre' within the Kinshasa academy, the purpose of which was to challenge academicism. He then coined the concept of 'Librism'.

In 2002...

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